Mears at Minsca

Mears at Minsca

This new native woodland runs along the shore of Torbeckhill Reservoir. The new planting, designed to link up existing wooded areas, has created a significantly enlarged wildlife habitat. The best access point (on foot) can be found about halfway along the road from Waterbeck to Minsca Farm on the left. A vehicle track/footpath, it's just visible, marked on OS Maps as a dirt road just after Old Torbeckhill.

Species Mix

  • Alder
  • Ash
  • Downy Birch
  • Hawthorn
  • Hazel
  • Oak
  • Rowan
  • Goat Willow
  • Wild Cherry
  • Bird Cherry

Mears at Minsca

10,754 trees 6.7 hectares Autumn 2008 2,856 tonnes CO2

Project Additional Benefits

Community Wildlife

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